Black Men

Presidential Hopeful Ben Carson Loses Teeth at Event in South Carolina

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Reported by Victor Kam Dr. Ben Carson, who hopes to be the next President of the United States, lost teeth while enjoying a meal in South Carolina. He did not appear to be eating any hard foods, as his meal at Tommy’s Country Ham House in Greenville consisted of scrambled eggs, grits and ham biscuits. He became aware of the ...

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Dr Roosevelt Mitchell III: Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill is disrespectful

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Some people are voting that Harriet Tubman should be on the $20 bill instead of Andrew Jackson. But not everyone agrees. Roosevelt Mitchell, aka “The Disability Scholar,” says that putting Tubman on the twenty disrespects her legacy and fails to represent the scope of her contribution to the black community and to the world. Check out his video and tell ...

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John Legend’s latest project sets him apart from do-nothing black celebrities

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Reported by Michal Ortner John Legend, award-winning recording artist, is now taking on the role of executive producer for the documentary, “Southern Rites.” The film is being directed by Gillian Laub and is based on the issue of segregation in the South, particularly at Georgia high school proms. The film also shares the story of Justin Patterson’s death. Patterson was ...

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911 caller says NBA player was being attacked by his wife on th road

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By Victor O. Police have revealed that they were recently called to intervene between Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kendrick Perkins and his wife after the couple became involved in a heated exchange on the side of a road in Westlake, Ohio. An anonymous individual made a 911 call after allegedly seeing Perkin and his spouse, Vanity, involved in an altercation on ...

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Investigators Say Man Found Hanging in Georgia Committed Suicide

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By Victor O. Authorities in Georgia have concluded that the African-American man who was found hanging from a tree a few days back in a rural section of the state had committed suicide.  The conclusion was based on results of a forensic autopsy that was carried out on the man’s body. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation conducted a thorough analysis ...

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He Climbed Out of the Ghetto, Graduated from Harvard, Then Got Caught With 200lbs of Weed

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Corey Lamont Waller’s rags to riches story is often used as an example to African-Americans from impoverished backgrounds. Waller’s exemplary life story took an unexpected turn, however, when he was arrested and charged with possession of 200-400 pounds of marijuana. Waller grew up in the projects of Louisville with his single mother, was mentored by family members, and eventually went on ...

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Dr Roosevelt Mitchell III: Parents should sue for educational malpractice

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Parents Should Sue for Educational Malpractice” When school districts are failing sometimes the State Board of Education will step in and take control of it instead of closing it. The State typically cleans house, makes all the current staff members reapply for their jobs and don’t rehire most of them. On the surface ...

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Check out the trailer for Morris Chestnut’s new project, it’s interesting

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by G. Brown FOX is lining up some big names to guest on season 2 of its mega hit “Empire…the Obamas’ love story headed to the screen and here’s  your first Reel look at Morris Chestnut’s and Mike Epps’ new shows.  Here’s this week’s First Reel Look… Chris Rock, Alicia Keyes, Lenny Kravitz headed to “Empire” Season 2 of “Empire” ...

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